Addressing Climate Change in Detroit

The City of Detroit’s Climate Strategy is a framework for residents, businesses, city departments, and industry to achieve the City’s emission goals and increase resilient as climate change impacts our daily lives.

Michigan Healthy Climate Plan

The Plan is meant to identify what needs to happen for Michigan to reach carbon neutrality by 2050 with a prioritization on actions from now until 2030. It focuses most heavily on the areas where the biggest, most rapid gains in GHG reductions can be made – energy, transportation, and buildings. The Plan strongly emphasizes […]

Detroit Future City ‘The State of Economic Equity in Detroit’ and Economic Equity Dashboard

The Economic Equity Dashboard identifies 22 indicators across several focus areas that illustrate the inequities that exist across the city and broadly within metro Detroit by race/ethnicity as well as by geography. Updated indicators show the following: There was improvement in capital access for small businesses, vacancy rates, the homeownership rate and cost burden by […]

Wayne State Sustainability program

WSU’s sustainable initiatives are guided by the University’s Sustainability Strategic Plan that has led to progress in a number of areas including waste reduction, energy conservation, transportation, green building and green offices.